Entry requirements

Applications are welcomed from both full-time and part-time students. For research degrees, we would normally expect applicants to have a BA or BSc degree of 2:1 standard (and also an MA) in a subject relevant to the proposed field of research.

Months of entry


Course content

Research in the Management School is driven both by theory and making its mark on businesses, industries, policies and practice. ULMS has a research environment that is conducive to producing research of world-class and international excellence in its originality, significance, rigour and impact. The impact of research at ULMS meets the highest standards of reach and significance, locally and globally.

We particularly welcome research proposals that match those of our researchers, including:

  • Operations Management and Logistics
  • Organisational Behaviour and Human Resources
  • Knowledge, Learning and Education
  • Strategy, International Business, Governance, Risk & Crisis
  • Small Businesses, Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Public Sector and Health
  • Management, Business History
  • Marketing and Consumption
  • Sustainability, Developmental Studies, Charities and Austerity
  • Sports Management

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MPhil/PhD
    part time
    48-72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    24-48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

PG Recruitment
+44 (0)151 794 5927